Bulger and Bowen

The Charles E. Bulger, Ph.D., and Esgar Bowen Foltz, M.D., Endowed Scholarship

The Charles E. Bulger, Ph.D., and Esgar Bowen Foltz, M.D., Endowed Scholarship was established by Dr. Clarence T. Gilham, class of 1934. This scholarship was created to assist Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences students based on academic merit and financial need. The University of Akron Office of Financial Aid, in consultation with the Buchtel College of Arts and Sciences Scholarship Committee, will select qualified recipients.  Clarence Gilham established The Charles E. Bulger, Ph.D., and Esgar Bowen Foltz, M.D., Endowed Scholarship to honor his friends’ memory and to give support to students. It is Dr. Gilham’s sincere wish that the student recipients continue a tradition of philanthropy by supporting their alma mater when they graduate.

All BCAS students are eligible to apply who demonstrate financial need, academic merit and commitment to the University.  This award is non-renewable and the amount is variable.